Constitution Day Colloquium

Civil Rights and Civil Liberties:
The Constitution in Crisis Times

Tuesday, September 15, 2009
PROGRAM: 12:15 - 1:50p
a light lunch will be available 11:45a - 12:15p
LOCATION: Boalt 110

 

Welcome

Calvin Morrill, Berkeley Law

Chair

Malcolm Feeley, Berkeley Law

Presentations

"Constitutional Crisis in Birmingham: the Civil Rights Movement and Beyond" (abstract)
Willoughby Anderson, Law Clerk, Chambers of Senior Judge John T. Nixon, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Tennessee

"Martial Law and Military Courts: Hawaii in WWII" (abstract)
Harry Scheiber, Berkeley Law
Jane Scheiber, University of California, Berkeley

Comments

Goodwin Liu, Berkeley Law
Gordon Silverstein, UC Berkeley

Presented by the Center for the Study of Law and Society
and co-sponsored by the Institute for Legal Research.